Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Pathway

Pathway and options grid which provides a series of options for the treatment of the condition:

To view a larger version of this image please click here and select the 'Carpal Tunnel Pathway' option.

Patient Information on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome:

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common condition that causes a tingling sensation, numbness and sometimes pain in the hand and fingers. These sensations usually develop gradually and start off being worse during the night. They tend to affect the thumb, index finger and middle finger.

More information on the condition along with details on Wrist Splints, Exercises, and Shropshire Pharmacies supplying Wrist Splints for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, is available in the Carpal Tunnel Information Leaflet.

Shared decision making

Use this decision aid to help you and your healthcare professional talk about how best to treat your carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal tunnel syndrome causes pain, tingling, weakness and numbness in hands and fingers.

View the Options Grid for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.